JackWraps Review

By Lacrosse Playground | March 24, 2016 |

JackWraps Danny


Everyone loves a sick helmet wrap and this time around we had some nice stuff designed by JackWraps. … Read more

STX Stallion 500 Lacrosse Helmet Review

By Lacrosse Playground | December 15, 2014 |
The helmet game has been pretty one sided for awhile now in the game of lacrosse. STX has partnered with Schutt this year to make their first effort into the helmet game with the Stallion 500 helmet. Helmets are a difficult piece of equipment to design with many aspects to consider making STX’s partnership a good decision when working into this market. Read More...

Cascade R and Warrior Regulator Lacrosse Helmets are Non-Compliant with NOCSAE Standards

By Lacrosse Playground | November 24, 2014 |
BALTIMORE, Nov. 24, 2014 — US Lacrosse, the national governing body for men’s and women’s lacrosse, has been notified by NOCSAE (National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment) that two lacrosse helmet models currently available in the marketplace -- the Cascade Model R and the Warrior Regulator -- do not meet the NOCSAE helmet standard, ND041. Read More...

STX and Schutt Join Forces to Revolutionize the Lacrosse Helmet Market

By Lacrosse Playground | November 17, 2014 |
Baltimore, MD – November 17, 2014 – Baltimore-based STX, LLC, a global sporting goods leader, has partnered with Schutt® Sports to revolutionize the lacrosse helmet, unveiling the Stallion 500™ helmets in retail stores around the country today. Schutt, the world’s leading maker of football helmets and faceguards, now has 50% of the skill position players in the NFL wearing their helmets. Read More...

Women’s Lacrosse Headgear Standard Prepares for Second Ballot

By Lacrosse Playground | November 12, 2014 |
NEW ORLEANS, Nov. 12, 2014 — US Lacrosse representatives who hope to put the final touches on the women’s lacrosse headgear performance standard will be among the attendees at this week’s semi-annual ASTM International meeting in New Orleans. The standard recently completed phase one of the balloting process and is being edited for the required second balloting phase, expected to begin in January. Read More...

STX Stallion 500 Helmet Closer Look (Video)

By Lacrosse Playground | November 6, 2014 |
The STX Stallion 500 Helmet will be hitting the retail shelves in just a couple of weeks. Learn more about this unique partnership between the leading brand in lacrosse and the industry leader in helmet design and manufacturing. STX and Schutt have joined forces to change the game in lacrosse helmets. Read More...

Dominican Penguins Cascade R Gorilla Wrapz

By Lacrosse Playground | October 16, 2014 |
Matt Blamey joins as new coach of Dominican University and has already made an impact. Blamey reached out to Gorilla Wrapz for a fully custom decals set for 2015. The Penguins, based in California, are coming off their first fall ball scrimmage defeating Simon Fraser, 14-8. Read More...

STX Stallion 500 Lacrosse Helmet Is Finally Unveiled

By Lacrosse Playground | October 6, 2014 |
STX has finally compiled all of the puzzle pieces and unveiled the highly anticipated new helmet to hit the lacrosse market, the Stallion 500 helmet. We will be sure to post more updates about the new lid as it will be made available to us. What are your initial thoughts about STX's new helmet? To view more angles of the lacrosse helmet visit STX.com.

Bucknell Bison Unveil Cascade R Helmet For 2015 Season

By Lacrosse Playground | September 17, 2014 |
Bucknell announced their new-look helmet publicly for the first time on Twitter this week. The helmet, a Cascade R helmet, displays traditional school colors, but with a fresh Bison decal on the side profile.

US Lacrosse Issues Comment on Florida’s Helmet Mandate for Girls’ Lacrosse

By Lacrosse Playground | June 12, 2014 |
BALTIMORE, June 12, 2014 — US Lacrosse Vice-President of Games Operations Ann Kitt Carpenetti today issued comments on the vote by the Florida High School Athletic Association (FHSAA) that mandates the use of helmets by high school girls lacrosse players in Florida, effective with the start of the 2015 season. Read More...

Old School Terps Lacrosse Logo On Lacrosse Helmet

By Lacrosse Playground | May 5, 2014 |
The University of Maryland beat Navy this past weekend on senior day sporting old school logos courtesy of Gorilla Wrapz. White Cascade R helmets adorned the Red logos. The iconic logos were worn by Maryland teams in the '70's. Maryland last won a National Championship in 1975. No. 7 seed Maryland hosts Cornell for the second straight year in the NCAA tournament.

Mercer 2014 Cascade, Maverik Lacrosse Equipment

By Lacrosse Playground | February 17, 2014 |
Mercer University are repping fresh Maverik Rome gloves and home/away Cascade helmets. One is a White CPX R helmet and the other is a Black R helmet. The bears wore the new digs in a loss to Detroit. Read More...